My Personal Statement On My Life

1869 Words Oct 8th, 2014 8 Pages
Gandhi quoted: “Your beliefs become your thoughts, your thoughts become your words, your words become actions, your actions become your habits, your habits become your values, your values become your destiny”. Reading this book makes me reflect a lot about what I am doing in my life. Am I really enjoying my life? Am I using my full potential to accomplish my goals and also being beneficial for those around me? And I could not stop thinking that I am the molder and owner of my destiny, whatever thing I want to do or accomplish depends only on my efforts and my commitment to work hard toward such desire or goal.
There are many good teachings in this book, that I not going to be able to talk about all of them, but I will try to write in this paper some of my reflections, the one I found the most interesting and also the once I have already made a personal commitment to test, and in doing so improve my leadership skills. The teachings from this book are not new, most of them I have heard before, but at this point of my life, I was looking for some challenges to make improvements in my daily actions, and this book gave me the push I was looking for.
Even when it is a short book, I found it very inspired and very specific about how to improve in my life, and not only as a leader. I am not a reader, I am not a person that enjoy spending time reading a book, so when I thought that I have to read a book for this assignment it just annoyed me, but I took the determination of, if I…

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